Whitfield County

Health and Health Care in Dalton, GA

Dalton, GA, health care quality comes down to access, affordability and outcomes. Whitfield County ranks 43 for health outcomes 75 for health factors, and 73 for healthy behaviors in GA.

Health Overview

Healthy living goes beyond whether residents have access to affordable, quality doctors and hospitals. A city’s health takes into consideration the choices residents are making to lower their personal health risk. Here are figures that indicate how Dalton, GA residents stack up against other areas in GA in terms of leading a healthy lifestyle.

Dalton, GA Healthy Life Style



Percent of adults who do not smoke


Healthy Weight

Percent of adults who report a BMI < 30



Percent of adults with a health insurance

Active Lifestyles in Whitfield County, GA


Percent of adults who reports leisure time physical activity

Healthy Behaviors Rank
for Whitfield County in GEORGIA

Health Outcomes Rank
for Whitfield County in GEORGIA

Health Factors Rank
for Whitfield County in GEORGIA